Focus on Math: Jeff Humpherys– Brigham Young University

Event Details

  • Date: Thursday, Nov 20th 2014 4:00pm
  • Venue: 1170 TMCB
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Title: The Art and Science of Mathematical Modeling

Abstract: I will give an overview of mathematical modeling and its role in society today. In particular, I will show how some of the greatest achievements of human endeavor have come through mathematical modeling. I will also discuss the careers and opportunities that are trending in this space and how students might best prepare themselves to succeed as math modelers.